Bedford Rascal MOT Results

Registered in 1989
51.5% pass rate
from 132 tests in 2017
(38% worse than other 1989 cars)
Failure rates by item

Here you can drill down into the failure rates for each item on the test. We've also compared the rates to the average results for 1989 cars and highlighted areas where the Bedford Rascal is unusually good or bad.

  • 27% fail on Lamps, Reflectors and Electrical Equipment
    • 9.1% fail on Headlamp aim
    • 7.6% fail on Rear fog lamp
      • 7.6% fail on Fog lamp
    • 6.8% fail on Position lamps
      • 4.5% fail on Front lamps
      • 1.5% fail on Rear lamps
      • 0.76% fail on All position lamps
    • 5.3% fail on Horn (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Registration plate lamp
    • 3.0% fail on Headlamps
      • 2.3% fail on Headlamp
      • 0.76% fail on Dipswitch
    • 3.0% fail on Direction indicators
      • 3.0% fail on Flashing type
        • 1.5% fail on All direction indicators
        • 0.76% fail on Individual lamps
        • 0.76% fail on Side repeaters
    • 1.5% fail on Electrical wiring (5 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Trailer electrical socket (22 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Battery
  • 20% fail on Brakes
    • 14% fail on Brake performance
      • 7.6% fail on Front wheels
      • 7.6% fail on Service brake performance (4 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 5.3% fail on Rear wheels
      • 3.0% fail on Parking brake performance
      • 0.76% fail on Brake imbalance
    • 6.1% fail on Hydraulic systems
      • 5.3% fail on Components
        • 3.0% fail on Pipes
        • 2.3% fail on Hoses
        • 0.76% fail on Valves
      • 2.3% fail on Leaks (4 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 3.8% fail on Parking brake (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 3.8% fail on Condition (3 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Hub components
      • 0.76% fail on Brake pads
  • 14% fail on Exhaust, Fuel and Emissions (80% worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 7.6% fail on Exhaust system
    • 3.8% fail on Emissions
    • 3.8% fail on Emissions not tested (6 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Fuel system
      • 0.76% fail on Tank
      • 0.76% fail on Pipe
      • 0.76% fail on System
  • 11% fail on Suspension
    • 7.6% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 5.3% fail on Component mounting
      • 3.0% fail on Spring mounting (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Leaf springs (13 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Pins and bushes (31 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Shackle (31 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 0.76% fail on Anchor
    • 1.5% fail on Anti-roll bars
      • 1.5% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints (5 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 1.5% fail on Wheel bearings
      • 0.76% fail on Front
      • 0.76% fail on Rear
    • 0.76% fail on Tie bars/rods
      • 0.76% fail on Pins/bushes/ball joints
    • 0.76% fail on Shock absorbers
      • 0.76% fail on Condition
  • 9.1% fail on Body, Structure and General Items
    • 3.8% fail on Vehicle structure
      • 3.8% fail on Chassis
    • 3.8% fail on Body condition
    • 1.5% fail on Seats
      • 1.5% fail on Drivers
    • 0.76% fail on Doors
      • 0.76% fail on Passengers other
  • 8.3% fail on Steering
    • 5.3% fail on Steering system
      • 1.5% fail on Steering rack
      • 1.5% fail on Steering arm (11 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 1.5% fail on Other components (14 times worse than other 1989 cars)
        • 1.5% fail on Steering pivot point (18 times worse than other 1989 cars)
      • 0.76% fail on Free play
        • 0.76% fail on Steering rack
      • 0.76% fail on Track rod end
    • 2.3% fail on Prescribed areas (12 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 0.76% fail on Steering control
      • 0.76% fail on Steering coupling
        • 0.76% fail on Flexible coupling
    • 0.76% fail on Locking devices
  • 8.3% fail on Tyres (140% worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 6.1% fail on Condition (2 times worse than other 1989 cars)
    • 2.3% fail on Tread depth
  • 8.3% fail on Driver's view of the road
    • 6.1% fail on Wipers
    • 2.3% fail on Washers
    • 0.76% fail on Mirrors
  • 6.1% fail on Seat Belts and Supplementary Restraint Systems
    • 6.1% fail on Seat belts
      • 5.3% fail on Prescribed areas
      • 0.76% fail on Condition
  • 1.5% fail on Registration plates and VIN
    • 1.5% fail on Registration plate

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